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Mountain Bike Can Cau and Bac Ha Market (2 days)
Tour Code: tbk - 06
Duration: 2 days 1 night

[Day 1] Lao Cai – Can Cau - Bac Ha
Meals: breakfast , lunch and dinner | Accommodation: home stay

The train arrives in Lao Cai early in the morning where our guide and driver will pick you up. A one and a half hour drive will take you 65km along the picturesque border with China. You will see the  green tea plantations and many local villagers going about their daily business.

We arrive at the home stay in Bac Ha where you will have time to freshen up and enjoy your breakfast. Leaving your luggage at the home stay we will continue by vehicle through the steep and beautiful Lung Phinh valley and Mountain to Can Cau .

 

 

 

[Day 2] Bac Ha - Lao Cai - Hanoi Meals: breakfast , lunch and dinner | Accommodation: cozy cabin on train

After breakfast we begin the day with a 2 km walk with local ethnic people who are taking their Buffalo to sell at the market.

 

At the local market our guide will explain all about the local produce and the many different colorful ethnic hill tribes such as the flower H’mong, the Tay and the Phu La. We will visit the section of the market where they sell buffalo, pig, swans and dogs.

 

The market is a visual feast of brilliant colors, people and their  produce. A definite high light of your visit to Vietnam

                                                                                                                                        

You will have time to see the local people making noodles.

After lunch we check out of the home stay and start riding out of town down the stunning mountain road along the Chay River valley back to Lao Cai. You can choose to ride 24km down the mountain and then drive to Lao Cai, or ride the full 65 km to Lao Cai.

Either way you can freshen up with a shower in Lao Cai before enjoying our final dinner together. The tour ends when our guide puts you on the train back to Hanoi

 

PRICE PER PERSON

Solo: $ 410 
From 2 participants: $268,0
Single Supplement: $ 15

Group discount is available, please contact our sales staff at ( thanhhagiang@hotmail.com ) or ( info@vietnammyway.com )

Included

• Home stay in Bac Ha
• Meals as specified in the program
• Travel in an appropriate air-conditioned vehicle with an experienced driver
• Return train tickets Hanoi - Lao Cai in 4-berth, soft sleeper cabin.
• Mountain bikes and safety gear (currently using Trek 4500 bikes)
• The services of an experienced, English-speaking, first aid-certified guide
• All entrance fees
• VAT and other taxes

Not included
• Beverages, gratuities and personal expenses.
• Camera fees (if any)
• Insurance
• Surcharge in peak season (Christmas & New Year)

 

 

 

 

This colorful Flower H’mong market is perched high on the mountainside with amazing views of the local valley sculptured with rice terraces and plum trees.

We then have a 15km cycle on single track through to the scenic Na Gi Thang valley. The ride on our great new bikes will help work up an appetite for a late lunch back at the home stay.

Lunch is followed by an 8 km  bike loop around Bac Ha and Ban Pho villages on a dirt trail winding through plum orchards and rice fields. You will discover more about the agriculture and the local ways of life.

Towards the end of the day you will have the opportunity to enjoy a short cookery class at the home stay. You will be taught some of the secrets of Vietnamese cooking.

After the cooking lesson you will enjoy your dinner before sleeping in an authentic stilt house .

 

 
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